Khaleijomyces M.A. Abdel-Wahab, Phytotaxa 340(3): 280 (2018)

MycoBank number: MB 823891; Index Fungorum number: IF 823891; Facesoffungi number: FoF 03930; 1 species with sequence data.

Type speciesKhaleijomyces marinus M.A. Abdel-Wahab

Notes – The genus differs from other genera in the family, in having ostiolar necks with periphyses and not having apical rings or thickenings in the asci (Abdel-Wahab et al. 2018). The ascomata differ in being yellow-orange to reddish brown. Species are found on intertidal driftwood (Abdel-Wahab et al. 2018).


  • Khaleijomyces marinus